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A woman with Elephantiasis tropica
Classification and external resources
Specialty Infectious disease, general surgery
ICD-10 I89.0

Elephantiasis is a symptom of a variety of diseases, where parts of a person's body swell to massive proportions.

Some conditions that have this symptom include:


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